Yellow Chords by Coldplay with Strumming Pattern

If you’re are looking for Yellow chords, this is the lesson for you. Below you will find the chords and strumming pattern for Yellow by Coldplay.

Yellow Chords

As you can see the chords for Yellow by Coldplay is G major, D major, E minor, and C major. Note that, it is an easy version of the song, and to sound exactly like the original song, you have to use a capo on the 4th fret.

Yellow Strumming Pattern

The strumming pattern is pretty simple for this song, it goes as D-D-D-D-D-D-D-D. All down strums and perfect for beginners. Do refer to the video mentioned above to get a visual representation of the chords and the strumming pattern.


Yellow Chords with Lyrics

[Verse 1]
[G]Look at the stars
Look how they shine for [D]you
And everything you do, [C]
Yeah, they were all yellow
[G]I came along
I wrote a song for [D]you
And all the things you [C]do,
And it was called “Yellow” [G]
So then I took my [D]turn
Oh, what a thing to have [C]done,
And it was all yellow, [G]

[Chorus 1]
[C]Your skin, [Em]oh yeah, [D]your skin and bones
[C]Turn [Em]into some[D]thing beautiful
[C]You know, [Em]you know [D]I love you so
[C]You know I love you so

[Instrumental] G D C G

[Verse 2]
[G]I swam across
I jumped across for [D]you
Oh, what a thing to [C]do
‘Cause you were all yellow
[G]I drew a line
I drew a line for [D]you
Oh, what a thing to [C]do
And it was all yellow. [G]

[Chorus 2]
[C]Your skin, [Em]oh yeah, [D]your skin and bones
[C]Turn [Em]into some[D]thing beautiful
[C]And you know
[Em]For you, I’d [D]bleed myself [C]dry
For you, I’d bleed myself dry

[Instrumental] G D C G

[Bridge]
[G]It’s true, look how they shine for [D]you
Look how they shine for [C]you
Look how they shine for, [G]
Look how they shine for [D]you
Look how they shine for [C]you
Look how they shine

[Outro]
[G]Look at the stars
Look how they shine for [D]you
And all the things that you [C]do